DeLano Homestead Farmyard is open weekends in May!
Visit Lacey the Haflinger horse, along with goats, pigs, and all your farmyard favorites at the DeLano Homestead Farmyard, 555 West E Avenue.  Look for special programs on Wednesdays and Saturdays beginning in June, or register for Farm Camp this summer!

Learning Garden
Learn about the seasonal changes on a farm as you see vegetables go from seedling to harvest over the season.
KNC Farm Camp

Get down on the farm for an up-close look at the farm animals, tractors, gardens, and more at DeLano Farms. Visit a pioneer farm, take a tractor-drawn wagon ride, and harvest your own healthy snack.  Each session will explore the seasonal changes on the farm.  Learn more...

Special Public Programs at the DeLano Homestead - check the calendar for dates of programs for all ages, from a guided tour of the historic DeLano farmhouse to a series on Vibrant Vegetable Gardening, and family programs like Saturday Choretime and Farmyard Wednesdays.

Farmyard Wednesdays

Farmyard Wednesdays, 10:30 am - Noon

We'll feature a different farm animal each Wednesday in June, July, and August from 10:30 am - Noon.  Pet the animals, enjoy fun activities, and have a farm-fresh snack.  These fun farmyard programs are for children ages 2-8 and anyone with a love of animals!  $2 program fee per participating child (in addition to regular admission)  
Meet: DeLano Farmyard, 555 West E Avenue

June 15 - Eggsploring the Farm

June 22 - Romping Rabbits

June 29- Wild Guests

July 6 - Goofy Goats

July 13 - Pigtastic

July 20 - Leaping Lambs

July 27 - Guardians of the Farmyard

August 3 - Tools & Tractors

August 10 - Moo Land

August 17 - Birds of a Feather

August 24 - Hardworking Horses


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Farmyard Hours
Check in at DeLano Homestead, 555 W E Ave.

Open Weekends in May
Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm
Sundays 1-4 pm

June - August Farmyard Hours
Mondays - Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm
Sundays 1-4 pm